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Morris, William, 1834-1896.
Boston, Roberts Bros., 1871
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|Notes:||A series of twenty-four tales, two for each month of the year; twelve from classical sources; the other twelve chiefly from medieval Latin, French, and Icelandic originals.|
|Description:||4 v. in 3. 18 cm.|
|Contents:||v. 1-2. An apolgy. Prologue: The wanderers. The author to the reader. March: Atalanta's race; The man born to be king. April: The doom of King Acrisius; The proud king. May: The story of Cupid and Psyche; The writing on the image. June: The love of Alcestis; The lady of the land. July: The son of Crœsus; The watching of the falcon. August: Pygmalion and the image; Ogier the Dane.--v. 3. September: The death of Paris; The land east of the sun and west of the moon. October: The story of Accontius and Cydippe; The man who never laughed again. November: The story of Rhodope; The lovers of Gudrun.--v. 4. December: The golden apples; The fostering of Aslaug. January: Bellerophon at Argos; The ring given to Venus. February: Bellerophon in Lycia; The hill of Venus. Epilogue. L'envoi.|
|Responsibility:||By William Morris.|